Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support Engineer was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

First Line Support Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 172 158
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 8 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.14% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.14% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 25
Oxfordshire median annual salary £19,000 £24,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +23.08% -25.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,925 £17,750
90th Percentile £21,825 £24,850 £23,050
South East median annual salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2901 2810 3210
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 97.06% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2420 2290 2635
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon +11 5 £19,000 -15.56%
Banbury - 2 £20,000 -
Witney - 1 £22,500 -
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 1st Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) G Suite

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft